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Physics (with an industrial placement year) BSc (Hons)

University of Sussex

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Course info

UCAS CODE F304
**About the course**At Sussex, our experts are working at the forefront of physics. They are developing next generation quantum technology devices and working on the ATLAS experiment at the CERN Large Hadron Collider. You’ll study modules based on the latest research, from quantum mechanics to particle physics.You’ll have access to state-of-the-art equipment, including a rooftop optical, radio, and muon telescope. You’ll have opportunities to work alongside our world-leading faculty on ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
122nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
41st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
30th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Sandwich
4 Years

Physics

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Physics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
96%
Physics
89%
Chemistry
37%
Further Mathematics
17%
Biology
13%

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Latest Physics (General) reviews

Physics (General)
SR
Student Reviewer
26 Feb 17

Physics (with an industrial placement year) MPhys

A physics degree is hard. It's stressful. There will be times when your mates go out and you just can't because you...
SR
Student Reviewer
22 Feb 15

Physics BSc (Hons)

Sussex is a great place, it's positioned inside the South Downs, so there's a national park three feet from my room and...

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How Physics (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 5 reviews

5 star 20%
4 star 80%
3 star 0%
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1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 944 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 55%
3 star 15%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Sussex
CompUniGuide ranking
41st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Sussex is a word-leading leading research (REF 2014) intensive university located near the bustling seaside town of Brighton. There are more than 500 undergraduate and postgraduate courses to choose from at the University of Sussex. They provide a rounded approach to university life and encourage students to explore and develop outside of their studies as well. Students can read about some of the inspiring things that their Sussex students have achieved including campaigning for equality and becoming a world champion powerlifter.

Where you'll study

University of Sussex

Sussex House Undergraduate Admissions Falmer Brighton
Brighton & Hove
BN1 9RH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Moulsecoomb  1.1 miles away

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